May 9, 2017
Local A.C. Moore Arts & Crafts, Inc., stores, in Wilmington and Dover, raised more than $4,860 for Easterseals Delaware & Maryland’s Eastern Shore during the company’s annual “Crafting a Better World” campaign. Funds raised will help children meet their milestones with the support of Easterseals children’s therapies. The Wilmington store was one of the top 10 fundraising stores nationally, raising $3,380!
“We would like to thank everyone who was involved in raising critically needed dollars that will support children with disabilities in their local area,” Kenan Sklenar, President/CEO of Easterseals Delaware & Maryland’s Eastern Shore, said. “It is a tribute to our society when we can come together as a community to raise funds and awareness for those in need.”
During the recent in-store fundraising campaign, A.C. Moore customers were encouraged to donate $1 to Easterseals at checkout. A.C. Moore Arts & Crafts, Inc., stores raised more than $185,000 nationwide for Easterseals during this year’s campaign.
About A.C. Moore - Create more. Share more. Save more. ™ A.C. Moore is a specialty retailer offering a vast selection of arts, crafts and floral merchandise to a broad demographic of customers. In-store events and programs for children and adults provide hands-on arts and crafts experience and encourage the creativity of customers. For more information visit http://www.acmoore.com/about.
Easterseals Delaware & Maryland’s Eastern Shore offers a range of services, including children’s therapies, assistive technology, recreational camping, day programs for adults with physical or intellectual disabilities, and respite services for caregivers. To learn more about how Easterseals helps children and adults with disabilities, call 1-800-677-3800 or visit www.de.easterseals.com.